PHYSICIAN

Employer: Whanganui DHB

Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

Grading: Specialist / Consultant

Number of positions: 2

Job Hours: 40

Required qualifications: To be considered for this role you will need to be FRACP (or equivalent) holding, or be eligible to hold, a vocational registration with Medical Council of NZ.

Te Whatu Ora – Whanganui is seeking applications for a General Physician

Whanganui Hospital 1.0 FTE Permanent, Full time position

Mō te tūranga – About the role

Te Whatu Ora – Whanganui is seeking a General Medicine Physician to join our highly skilled team of 9 physicians providing General Medicine services for the people of the Whanganui rohe/region.

Our service in Whanganui is a 35-bed medical ward and 6 bed critical care unit.

For physicians who are dual trained there is opportunity to accommodate and negotiate ongoing sub-speciality practice and we would be open to further discussions involving any specialty alongside Internal Medicine.

You will be instrumental in supporting our Registrars and Resident Medical Officers.

2 outpatient clinics a week and 1 ECG stress clinic and the flexibility to take on additional clinics if you chose to.

Painga – What’s in it for you

We have a strong sense of team work here and have systems in place to ensure the patient workload is very manageable. The work life balance here is truly exceptional.

·       Permanent opportunity

·       Competitive salary package

·       Supportive team environment

·       Full support in continued training and education

·       Relocation support

·       Paid overtime and time in lieu

Mōu ake – About you

To be successful in the role, you will be a team player with a broad general medical qualification in order to provide an acute on-call service as part of the team.

To be considered for this role you will need to be FRACP (or equivalent) holding, or be eligible to hold, a vocational registration with Medical Council of NZ.

If you are an international candidate you can be considered for this role under the condition, you are eligible for vocational registration with the MCNZ.

You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and demonstrate a strong commitment to working as part of a multi-disciplinary team. You are able to build and maintain positive working relationships with others in your team, and in other departments.

Now is an excellent time to make the move to Whanganui with a great lifestyle including a vibrant arts and cultural scene, fantastic outdoor recreational opportunities with the mountains, national parks, river and sea all within easy reach.

Me pēhea te tono | How to apply

 

For more information, please contact Samantha Read, Senior Recruitment Advisor – SMO on SMO.jobs@wdhb.org.nz

 

Rā Katinga | Applications close 16 October 2022

To apply for this job email your details to samantha.read@wdhb.org.nz.

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Vacancy contact details

Name: Samantha Read

Position: Senior Recruitment Advisor - SMO

Email: samantha.read@wdhb.org.nz

Phone: (06) 348 1234